|Company name||Towers Watson & Co|
|Live stock price||[stckqut]TW[/stckqut]|
|P/E compared to competitors||Good|
|Confident Investor Rating||Fair|
|Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario)||$116.2|
|Target stock price (averages with growth)||$97.68|
|Target stock price (averages with no growth)||$53.2|
|Target stock price (manual assumptions)||$107.9|
The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=tw
Towers Watson & Co. (Towers Watson) is a global professional services company. The Company offers solutions in the areas of benefits, talent management, rewards, and risks and capital management. The Company offers its clients comprehensive services across four business segments: Benefits, Risk and Financial Services, Talent and Rewards, and exchanges Solutions. The Company delivers consulting services and solutions, which help organizations, anticipate, identify and capitalize on emerging opportunities in benefit and human capital management. The Company advises the insurance industry on a range of strategic and risks management issues, and the Company helps its clients in all industries mitigate risk through insurance, reinsurance and capital markets transactions. In November 2013, Towers Watson and Co announced the completion of its sale of the Company’s reinsurance brokerage business to Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. In November 2013, the Company acquired Liazon Corporation.
Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in Towers Watson & Co as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns.
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How was this analysis of Towers Watson & Co calculated?
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In order to assist you in using the techniques of this book, the values that I used when calculating the Manual pricing above were:
- Stock price at the time of the calculation: $112.97
- Growth: 0.12
- Current EPS (TTM): $4.93
- P/E: 20
- Future EPS Calc: $8.68
- Future Stock Price Calc: $173.76
- Target stock price: $107.89
I hope that this makes you a better investor. [/s2If]